Connect your print production
with the Internet
Custom Create is a marketplace that connects buyers, designers, brands and producers – an end-to-end eCommerce solution for large format and industrial print service providers that seamlessly connects with existing business and production workflows.
With Custom Create, you set up your own web shops for print products,
clothing, gifts and more. Based on Magento, Custom Create is easy to set up and to administrate and can be connected to other online shops, social media and payment services.
Let the internet do the sales job for you!
The solution for your whole web-to-production workflow!
POWERFUL FRONT END:
- Create designs in Custom Create Designer
- Industry leading 2D and 3D preview
- Easy PDF upload
- Individual look for your shop
- Create different shops for all your products
- Connect your shop with social media
As a designer you can create or upload designs and offer them to various vendors.
Also, you can directly share your designs in social media and get interesting insights.
Easily upload templates and designs for your various departments or franchisees, for business cards, stationery, work wear and brand merchandize.
Local stores can customize your products in seconds and create individual flyers in the official corporate design.
Create templates and designs for your brand and offer them in your shop and in connected social media platforms.
In the back end you get insightful reports and analyses about both users and products.
CUSTOM CREATE DESIGNER
The core of Custom Create is the powerful Custom Create Designer, an editor with which you can easily create designs or edit available templates. You can also upload final designs and forward them directly to production.
Whether large format printing, or textile, wallpaper, or packaging printing: Custom Create Designer offers individual, powerful functions for every application.
- Individual editors
- Comprehensive layout and editing functions
- Creation & administration of templates
- Dynamic 2D & 3D preview
- … and much more
Custom Create Back End
Administration, Integration and Reporting – all in one Magento based back end.
INTEGRATION AND CONNECTIVITY
Flexibly integrate Custom Create into existing business and production processes via JDF and RestAPI. Also you can easily connect your platform to third-party e-commerce solutions and flexible payment and logistics options using their interfaces.
You can use and provide various individual tools for user and shop administration. With automated approval workflows you can easily cooperate with your customers and quickly realizing their specific design requests.
REPORTS & ANALYSIS
Always be up-to-date with your data! Custom Create offers a variety of reporting and analyses tools for your shop, the individual products and the buyers’ behavior. Generate reports directly in the back end, there is no more need for external software.
- Easy-to-use product and price administration
- Analyses and reporting tools
- Smooth integration into existing infrastructure via JDF & RestAPI
- Individual access and rights management
Production & Logistics
Directly from the web to production: Print production with Custom Create and ColorGATE’s Productionserver
PRODUCTION & JOB-MANAGEMENT
Flexibly integrate Custom Create into your production workflow. ColorGATE's Productionserver handles the job management and is the interface to your production devices. Depending on the functional scope of your Productionserver solution, you can use extensive additional functions for color and workflow management.
PAYMENT & LOGISTICS
Easily integrate Custom Create into your existing logistics and payment workflows. To do this, you only need the interfaces of the respective providers (for example, PayPal, Amazon pay, DHL, UPS and many more).
PRODUCTION & LOGISTICS
- Interface to ColorGATE Productionserver
- Job status management & Monitoring
- Powerful color Management
- Automated distribution of print Jobs
- PDF output
FLEXIBLY EXPENDABLE -
ACCORDING TO YOUR REQUIREMENTS
Easy integration of various third-party functions
- Common payment providers
- Logistics & shipment
- Other stores & eCommerce platforms
Business Modeling and Integration
A successful digital print project requires more than the latest technology. What are the market trends that you want to respond to? How do you ensure a high degree of automation in a mass-customization environment? How do you monetize your core expertise?
ColorGATE is your experienced partner for the whole project!
We do not only set up your new eCommerce portal, we also assist you in developing a business model that will maximize your ROI.
Boost your Business – with Industry Expertise!
Discover our large variety of functions for Custom Create
|Front end feature
|Multiple flexible front ends
|Flexibly adapt the shop frontend to your and your customers needs
Create individual site structures, navigations and layouts
|Free configurable product options
|Choose from a variety of options like page number, size, material and much more
|Extensive webshop functions
Use all common web shop functions like order status and shopping cart
|Back end feature
Complete process mapping: Idea - customization - production - logistics
|Provide an easy-to-use inventory management for your corporate customers
|Individual price settings
Flexibly set up pricings or bulk princings for your products or product groups
Easily set up different access rights for users or user groups
|Analyses and reports
|Get useful insights concerning products, consumers and key figures
|Administrate users and their orders directly in Custom Create
|Integrated approval workflow
|Let customers approve jobs before sending them to production
|Flexible JDF/XML integration
|Easily integrate Custom Create into your workflow and IT infrastructure
REST API integration
Use Productionserver's REST API to receive production status and more
|Social Media connected
|Share designs and use shop functions on Social Media platforms and easily gain visibility
|Payment provider settings
|Choose from a variety of providers like PayPal, Amazon Pay and more
|International VAT settings
Configure individual tax settings so you can sell and ship worldwide
Choose from a variety of logistic partners, like UPS, DHL and many more
|Custom Create Designer
|Flexible product customizer
|Edit individual product settings like color, image or material
|Individual preview options
|Customize the preview options according to your product
|Industry-leading 2D and 3D preview
Preview and check the color accuracy of your designs - even in 3D
|Augmented Reality (AR) capable
Preview print products in real world environments, directly on your device
Various file formats
Easily upload PDF, PNG or JPG images
|Upload various image shapes
|No matter what shape your product has, you can directly upload matching SVGs
Stock and pattern libraries
|Connect Custom Create with various libraries, also possible via API